David Jones by Eric Gill

The portrait marks the close friendship between Gill and Jones who had first met in January 1921.

Details

Medium:
Pencil & coloured crayon on paper
Dimensions:
25 x 17 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,800 ( Total: £3,600)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Wolseley Fine Arts Limited

The current drawing is documented in Gill's diary as the product of two sittings in late 1921.

Provenance

Estate of the late Petra Tegetmeier.

Venue details

Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft Lodge Hill Lane, DITCHLING East Sussex BN6 8SP 01273 844 744 www.ditchlingmuseumartcraft.org.uk

Entry details

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